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                                TIBETAN SOLIDARITY COMMITTEE
                                                                          (Tibetan Government-in-Exile)

                                             Press Release (Morning)                       1st April 2008

                                   Programs to be implemented worldwide

Worldwide Movement: Shave your head for Tibet
(Monday, 7th April 2008: A global Tibetan movement to show solidarity with the people who have
been killed in the recent Military crackdown in Tibet)

Many Tibetans have shaved their heads to show their solidarity with the Tibetans in Tibet in small groups or on their
own
All volunteers in large numbers will congregate at selected locations will shave en-masse. However, it is up to the
individual to volunteer.

Global Day of Action
(10-12 April 2008, Three days world-wide campaign)

To mark the completion of one month of military crackdown on peaceful protesters in Tibet, Tibetans and Tibet
supporters all over the world will campaign for 3 days starting 10th April.

The 3 day program perhaps is most suitable for India and Nepal. The local organizing committees would draft programs
for Tibetans and Tibet supporters in the west including venue, nature of program and other details that is most suitable to
the local conditions.

The concept of the program is to highlight the issues that we have been raising with regards to the recent peaceful
demonstrations in Tibet and our demands.

The Marchers from Dharamshala would gather at the UN headquarters and stage a protest there.

10th April 2008

    •    Public mourning for the 142 Tibetan martyrs killed by the Chinese Police and the Army during the recent
         peaceful protests and all those who have sacrificed their life for Tibet.
    •    Prayer for their emancipation.
    •    Mock funeral
    •    Invite as many ambassadors or their representatives to show their solidarity.
    •    Evening Candle light vigil

11th April 2008

    •    Public mourning for the 142 Tibetan martyrs killed by the Chinese Police and the Army during the recent
         peaceful protests and all those who have sacrificed their life for Tibet.
    •    Invite as many celebrities as possible to join the movement wherever they are to show their solidarity with the
         Tibetan people.
    •    Prayer for their emancipation
    •    Mock arrests and prison conditions in Tibet
    •    Invite as many local dignitaries as possible
    •    Evening Candle light vigil
12th April 2008

    •      Public mourning for the 142 Tibetan martyrs killed by the Chinese Police and the Army during the recent
           peaceful protests and all those who have sacrificed their life for Tibet.
    •      Prayer for their emancipation
    •      Mock injured Tibetans without medical care in Tibet
    •      Invite as many local public as possible
    •      Evening Candle light vigil


It was decided to focus the demonstrations in six major cities in India and Nepal

    i)         Delhi: Delhi, Uttarakhand, Himachal, UP and surrounding scattered Tibetan communities.
    ii)        Mumbai: Mundgod, Bhandara and surrounding scattered Tibetan communities.
    iii)       Kolkota: Arunachal, Nagaland, Meghalaya, West Bengal, Sikkim, Bhutan, Bihar, Orrisa Mainpat. and
               surrounding scattered Tibetan communities.
    iv)        Bangalore: Whole of South India other than Mundgod, and surrounding scattered Tibetan communities.
    v)         Srinagar: Ladakh, Srinagar and surrounding Tibetan communities.
    vi)        Kathmandu: whole of Nepal

Venues and number of people in the west would be decided by the local organizing committees.

Olympic Torch Relay

17th April 2008

Coinciding with the Olympic Torch relay passing through the Indian capital of Delhi, we would request the police to
keep all the Tibetan masses at Jantar Mantar with our messages on banners. We would assure that no Tibetans at the
gathering would disrupt the Olympics torch relay.

Programs for the second half of April would be announced in due course of time.


- Tibetan Solidarity Committee